Kendra Winchester

Kendra Winchester is a Contributing Editor for Book Riot where she writes about audiobooks and disability literature. She is also the Founder of Read Appalachia, which celebrates Appalachian literature and writing. Previously, Kendra co-founded and served as Executive Director for Reading Women, a podcast that gained an international following over its six-season run. In her off hours, you can find her writing on her Substack, Winchester Ave, and posting photos of her Corgis on Instagram and Twitter @kdwinchester.

10 Audiobook Narrators You Need to Follow on TikTok

If you’d like to fall down your own narrator rabbit hole over on TikTok, here are some of my favorite accounts to get you started!

20 Must-Read Memoirs of the Last Decade

Sink into a story of someone else's life with 20 must-read memoirs of the last decade, including a range of styles, voices, and settings.

9 Nonfiction Books About Disability by People of Marginalized Genders

If you’re looking for your next great disability-related read, whether you like comics, memoirs, or theory, there’s something here for you!

I Love Audiobooks, But Will My Nephew Love Them Too?

Even though we both love middle grade books, it turns out that my nephew is looking for different things from an audiobook than I am.

10 of’s Most Preordered Audiobooks of Spring 2022

Here are ten of the audiobooks coming out in the next few months that users are most excited about!

7 of the Best Middle Grade Audiobooks

From an underwater school to the front desk of a motel, these middle grade audiobooks pack a lot of adventure into a short listen.

What Is Women’s Fiction?

What is women's fiction? Where's all the "men's fiction"? We dive into the use and history of this term, and where the genre is going.

9 Winners of This Year’s Audie Awards

Prepare to get started on a listening extravaganza as you make your way through these incredible winners from the 2022 Audie Awards.

20 Must-Read Nonfiction Books by Women

From memoirs to creative nonfiction— women are writing some of the best nonfiction our there. Here are a few to put on your radar, like The Best We Could Do by Thi Bui.

8 Nonfiction Audiobooks To Listen To During Women’s History Month

If you want to catch up on your nonfiction audiobooks for Women’s History Month, here are some great options!